Podcasts

285 Vast Early America Series: Age of American Revolutions

The American Revolution inspired revolutions in France, the Caribbean, and in Latin and South America between the late 18th and ...
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The Trojan Room coffee pot

The world's first webcam went online in 1993. Its camera was focused on a coffee pot so that computer scientists ...
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Annie Londonderry’s Dubious Bike Trip Around the World

Annie Londonderry gained fame for being the first woman cyclist to circumnavigate the globe. Sort of. In the 1890s, she ...
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The Homebrew computer club

In 1975 a group of Californian computer enthusiasts began meeting to share ideas. Among those who took part were the ...
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SYMHC Classics: Ignaz Semmelweis

We're jumping back just a couple of years to an episode on Ignaz Semmelweis made a connection between hand hygiene ...
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Episode 161: Stories to Wash Hands By

The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, a collective of independently owned and operated podcasts. 20 stories, each ...
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Behind the Scenes Minis: Strange Times and Ida Lewis

Holly and Tracy talk about selecting subjects for the show while living in strange times, and venture into talk about ...
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Being a Chinese Muslim

Practising a religious faith in communist China has always been hard. Uighur Muslims face incarceration in re-education camps. But other ...
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Revisionist Revisited: Analysis, Parapraxis, Elvis

We're gearing up to launch Season 5 of Revisionist History soon. In celebration, we are revisiting some of our favorite ...
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The Gin Craze (repeat)

Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss the craze for gin in Britain in the mid-18th Century and the attempts to control ...
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